"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcawl - Sandy Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres in length, with the harbour and promenade to the west, Coney Bay Amusement Park to the north and Rhych Point to the east. The beach is sandy and gently sloping.

Nearest town: Porthcawl

Local authority: Bridgend Council

OS Grid Reference: SS824764

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

19 March

Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 52%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:10 GMT

High Tide 07:32 GMT

Low Tide 13:29 GMT

High Tide 19:47 GMT

20 March

Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1033
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:45 GMT

High Tide 08:06 GMT

Low Tide 14:05 GMT

High Tide 20:22 GMT

21 March

Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1031
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:21 GMT

High Tide 08:42 GMT

Low Tide 14:41 GMT

High Tide 20:58 GMT

22 March

Chance of rain 80%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:57 GMT

High Tide 09:20 GMT

Low Tide 15:19 GMT

High Tide 21:37 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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